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Psychological Impact of Killing in Battle

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Psychological Impact of Killing in Battle

Psychological Impact of Killing in Battle

Psychological Impact of Killing in Battle

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Taking a life, even in the context of war, can have serious psychological repercussions for soldiers. Reporter Alix Spiegel talked to one expert who has studied the experience, and two former soldiers who have killed in battle.